Shopping in Tavira
– Shopping Mall Gran Plaza
In the shopping mall is about 100 shops, a cinema, ATMs and big supermaket Continente.
The shopping mall is open Monday to Friday from 10am to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 11pm.
Supermarket Continente is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 11pm.
Location: Rua Almirante Cândido dos Reis 247 Tavira
The big sign of Continente on the roof of a shopping centre is visible from different parts of the city and from the N125 road from Cabanas to Tavira.
More information in English: www.taviragranplaza.com
– Pingo Doce Supermarket
Supermarket is located closer to the center of Tavira, not far from Shopping Mall Gran Plaza
Supermarket is open daily from 9am to 9pm.
Location: Rua Silva Domingues Tavira
More information: www.pingodoce.pt
– Market in Tavira – Mercado Municipal
Excellent place to buy fresh fruits, vegatables, fish and meat.
Market is open Monday to Saturday from about 8am to 1pm
The mercado municipal is the main market of Tavira and is an interesting alternative tourist attraction. The main draw of the market is the lively early morning fish market, this is where the fishing fleets’ fresh catch is sold to local traders and restaurants. Outside of the hectic early morning the market is a great place to fresh fruit and some specialist tourist gifts direct from producers.
All fruit and vegetables are local grown and are unbelievably cheap and tasty.
The market specializes in food and perishables goods.
The market is located on the eastern side of the town. The market is located on the Avenida Don Manuel I, this is the main road which crosses the river Rio Gilão on the easten side of the town. The market is a bland low-rise building with a massive market sign.